Everything Old a New Treasure - Antiques and Historic Items/Building (made before 1970) - Please add age/date of manufacture to your picture

Take us back in time, with your photographs, sketches or paintings of antiques. Whether pristine condition, lovingly restored, or valiantly exhibiting the character of years of wear.

Historic and Old Places of Worship

This challenge closed almost 5 years ago.

The Challenge

Beautiful churches, chapels, temples, mosques, cathedrals, meeting houses and synagogues – please share with us your greatest finds.

Marble Church by Selina Ryles

Judging / Voting Criteria

1] vote for whatever you feel is the best, the most beautiful, the best lighting or POV

2] vote for 1 or for all you think are outstanding.


Rewards & Prizes

1] Top ten winners will be either featured on the main page or showcased in a group message.

2] the member with the top winner will be added to the featured members on the main page

3] the reward of seeing a lovely collection of unique and historic places of worship

Proud Church Made of Stone by karina5

Additional Information

Unique by karina5

Cover Image: Tewkesbury Abbey by John Dalkin


The Top Ten

St. Olaf church - Balestrand - Norway by Arie Koene

St. Olaf church - Balestrand - Norway by Arie Koene was voted the most popular entry in this challenge with 5 votes.

  • OXFORD RAIN by L.W. Turek
  • Unexpected Visitor by Irina Chuckowree
  • Fall Congregation by ShutterUp Photographics
  • Chester Cathedral, England by AnnDixon
  • Cathedral Basilica of St. Louis, Missouri by barnsis
  • Whitby Abbey Overlooking Bay by shane22
  • Sacré Cœur by Kirstyshots
  • RURAL CHURCH by Pauline Evans
  • The Two Towers of York Minster by Christine Smith

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